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brawl left a man dead. police say dozens of people were fighting about 1:00 a.m. this is the city's first murder since 8 people died in august. >>> probably felt it, summer refusing to give way to fall. one city saw triple digits. some of the hottest east bay spots opened cooling centers. >> today was 22 degrees warmer than yesterday in san francisco, 84 degrees. 80 in pacifica. otherwise 80s and 90s across the peninsula. topping off at 100 degrees in livermore, which shattered a record established in 1952. i know what you need to know, tomorrow's temperatures. it will be hotter. 80 in pacifica. 100 morgan hill. east of the bay, that is where we will see the numbers. 103 for the hottest locations. napa 90s. and an alert you need to know about, we will talk about that later in the newscast. >> thank you. >>> two polls show californians split on crime and punishment. prop 34 is in favor of life without parole. the poll shows 38% in favor. 51% opposed. however that gap narrowed when they are told convicted killers would have to work in prison and pay restitution. >> reporter: right n
. they may be the first place raiders. oakland plans to keep their hopes alive in kansas city, next. ,,,, get sleep train's very best mattresses at the guaranteed lowest price. plus, pay no interest for 3 years on the best brand-name mattress sets. but the best rest event ends sunday at sleep train. ♪ your ticket to a better night's sleep ♪ five straight games at arrod stadium, tryin' to make it d close in on first place in e afc west... tanford routt >>> resurging raiders won five straight games. closing in first place in the afc west. didn't take long to get reacquainted. first play, he ticked off carson palmer. and he gets the second interception. and the chiefs didn't put any points on the board as a result of that turnover. raiders up '-0. braidies win on the back. and that's the safety's first interception of the year. and palmer drives the raiders into the red zone, where he does a nice job. ap this is the touchdown pass right through his hand. raiders settled for another field goal. the raiders defense, and knocked him out of the game. he took a beating. he left the game with a he
the city's first homicide since august. overnight drawl involving dozens of people on bernel road left one person dead. >>> the trial of the woman accused of killing a nursing student begins tomorrow. she is charged with murdering 26-year-old michelle leigh in a dispute over a boyfriend. she disappeared from the hospital last may. her body was found in a remote area four months later. >>> a bad accident in san francisco embarcadero sent two women to the hospital. the car they were riding in collided with a second at battery and green streets at 9:00 a.m. their car flipped over and rescue crew his to cut them out of the wreckage. they had to investigate if one of the cars was going the wrong way. >>> open world starts today at san francisco mosconi ascenter. 59 want to see the latest technology they have to offer. >> understand the products that we use f. we don't know their plans we can not adapt to them in a timely fashion. you can have to keep current not just on old stuff. oracle makes software that does credit card to airline and hotel reservations, oracle world runs through thursday.
a permanent part of the city's skyline. the first draft was shown to us. and the center piece is the basketball arena which would be built at pier 30 and 32. architects described the arena as lozenge shaped. the idea is to have it set back about 600 feet and turn it at an odd angle in order to allow businesses to maintain their site lines to the bay. >> we have opened up a great deal of access to the harbor and parallel, along the water's edge. >> reporter: they are going to be building about 600 parking spots on site and ferry service to drop you off right at the arena. there will also be music fans as they plan to have concerts and other activities here. the arena will only take up half the site. they plan to develop a shopping center and even a movie theater on the property. >> the plan is to finish in 2017. they will go through a series of public hearings starting tomorrow evening. they say it's lawsening shaped. i'm going -- lozenged shaped. i'm going with a flying saucer. i'm going with pringles potato chips. >> well, a bay area port official is in hot water tonight afte
or landline. they are not aware of any city sponsored program making this sort of questioning and residents shouldn't answer questions. daredevil felix baumgartner is attempting to become the first daredevil to break the sound bearier. the weather forecast looks favorable for the jump tomorrow near roswell. new mexico at sunrise. he will ride a 55 story helium balloon to the edge of space, and then jump from 23 miles high. he expects to break the sound barrier before he activates his parachute at about 5,000 feet above the new mexico desert. >>> hopefully the weather will cooperate for him and if you like warm weather than we've got the forecast for you. it's heating up again. >> and we had a jump today. we jumped a food ten degrees in comparison to yesterday when we had plenty of cloud cover and cool conditions and even isolated showers. hi everybody. let's take a look at today's high temperatures across the bay area from the low 60s in pacifica through the beaches. 78 degrees in san francisco. that's spot-on for this time of the year. low 70s in san jose down from the average high of 77.
sugerman shows us what the fall classic meanst tot city and its people and -- to the city and its people and has the mood changed too? >> reporter: well, nothing like a home team home run and the first lead of the entire series for detroit. to get fans excited and yes, i heard some loud yelling from the stadium which i hasn't heard in the last -- hadn't heard in the last couple can of days, the region -- couple of days. the region really needs a boost. the following is a tale of two cities. and of how both are trying to ride on a tigers' tale. first, some good news. some detroit real estate is up over 100% this year. >> between 25 and 30. thousand. >> reporter: a similar home like david larson's fixer upper would have cost $10,000 at the beginning of the year. >> this is just detroit. this is all we've ever known. >> detroit has lost the equivalent of one and a half san franciscos. >> reporter: native bill mcgraw who runs the website deadlinedetroit gave us a tour of his city that in fact has lost two-thirds of its population. >> that's really why there's all this vacant lots and empty b
crusheddish that first amendment rights but city leaders say they put this plan in place for security reasons. >> i think it's a rule that's always been clear that if the crowd is too large for the room, then you establish a secondary place where people can watch. >> there are open seats all over this room! and they have those doors closed because they don't want us here. >> reporter: some protestors did make it inside and chanted loudly but things got quiet when a councilmember gave the bluford family what they have been waiting for, for five months, the police report regarding their son's death. the family's lawyer says the report is heavily redacted but it does prove despite initial reports that alan bluford never fired a shot. the family says the report is far from the justice that is deserved for them is what they say. they say they plan to come back to future city council meetings. the city council has yet to decide how they plan to handle the meetings moving forward. live in oakland, cate caugiran, cbs 5. >> thank you. >>> oakland officials are blasted in a new report on officer-involv
. tonight city leaders crushed their first amendment rights. chaos outside the council chamber. 50 protesters locked outside, doors guarded by police. while those who made it inside called for officers to open the doors. they came here to speak out against the shooting of allen bluford who police say was armed with a gun. >> miguel murdered allen in cold blood and that you are covering up a racist murder. >> reporter: protesters shut down last week's city council meeting. banning protesters from sitting in the rafters and setting up overflow rooms instead. >> it's a rule to have always been clear if the crowd is too large then you establish a secondary place where people can watch. >> they've got those doors closed. >> reporter: they claim the city has suppressed information about their son's death. >> i want to know -- >> reporter: tonight after five months a city council member handed the family a police report they've been waiting for. their lawyer says the report is heavily redacted and does not include a statement from the officer who shot bluford. but despite initial reports,
and protestors claimed the city crushed their first amendment rights but city leaders say they put these in place for security reasons. >> i think it's a rule that's always been very clear that if the crowd is too large for the room, then you establish a secondary place where people can watch. >> there are open seats all over this room and they have these doors closed because they don't want us here. >> reporter: the protestors became quiet after the bluford family was given the police report regarding their son's death. the report is heavily redacted but the family says it proves despise initial reports alan bluford never fired a shot. now in terms of how the city plans to operate future city council meetings, they are not sure how they will handle them from here on out. >>> oakland officials are blast the in a new report of an officer-involved shooting. the court-appointed monitor checking police reform says police sometimes shoot at suspects even if there is no imminent threat. the monitor report says police investigations into the shootings often fell short with detectives expecting that they
because of weather for the first time since 1985. the city subway system used by 5 million people a day was boarded up. the second time it's been shut down. first being last year in the lead up to hurricane irene. >> i need to go to port authority and i need to catch a bus. >> went down here to get her back on the train and i don't think -- i don't know are the buses running? >> reporter: for many new yorkers sunday was a day to prepare for the storm or get out of town. >> we were called several times by our building management company and told we had to evacuate, so we're off. >> reporter: and classes at all public schools today have been cancelled and dozens of schools have been turned into shelters. all broadway shows for tonight have been cancelled. >> the conditions out there are expected to get worse throughout the morning. what's it like out there right now? >> reporter: well right now we're seeing some wind. we are next to the water so this is normally a windy area. we're seeing winds starting to pick up just a little bit. a tiny bit of drizzle. nothing compared to what we're ex
which will stand at first and mission streets will be the city's tallest at 1,070 feet high, more than 200 feet taller than the transamerica building. some of groups have complained about the shadows on public spaces and parks cast by the building. >> if that was up now it would be shrouded in clouds because it's kind of pewy out there right now. >> roberta? >> we are at the embarcadero. i have to tell you something right now. first off, yeah, we have gray clouds behind me here as we look at the bay bridge but obviously i am wearing white. i know it's a fashion faux pas. women, we don't wear white after labor day. but there's a reason to my madness. we'll get to that. but right now it's your weekend and we have a changing forecast. so let's get right to it. first off we'll begin with current temperatures. it's obviously much cooler than yesterday at this hour. 64 degrees apiece in oakland and san francisco. it's currently in the upper 60s in downtown san jose with the sunshine. livermore full sun at 74. and santa rosa 70 with not much of a breeze. 66 degrees in concord. what you need t
in the elements. >>> city in first significant storm. season pounding the bay area. lots of snow in the sierra. we'll talk about it coming up. >> problems on the roads. where they are in a few minutes. >> and the winner takes all. giants and the
despite attempts to end the movement. 24 hour rally is underway in front of san jose city hall. this is the group's first overnight protest since eviction last year. they'll stay posted until noon tomorrow and they hope for a peaceful demonstration. >> it let's everyone know that we are still here. actually, we never left. we have been active promoting the 99%'s rights and fighting against abuse through the industry throughout the whole year. we haven't done it with a visible camp. delayed response to mark the one year anniversary of the movement. >> san francisco's new catholic archbishop received a warm welcome today. >> archbishop's first official visit was to saint francis church which was celebrate -- latino church members. followed by a multi-lingual mass. about a third of the perishes serve a large latino population. >>> governor brown is taking action to bring down california's historically high gas prices. today he directed the resources board to take emergency steps to increase state's gas supply. he directed the board to immediately allow oil refineries to make an ea
warrants but it's also illegal to impersonate a city worker. contrary to the scam, the city says first responders don't rely on curb numbers because they are usually blocked by parked cars. they rely on the house number. >>> if you rely on, online reviews you may be happy to know yelp is going undercover to expose businesses who pay people to write fake favorable reviews. employees respond to ads offering as much as $200 for a positive review, but instead of a review they get a consumer alert label added to their page. yelp says it plans to out more companies in the next three months. it's estimated as many as 40% of all online reviews are fake or biased. >>> and there will soon be one less magazine on the newsstand. "newsweek" announced today it will publish its last print edition at the end of the year and going all digital. the sales have shrunk from 3 million to one million in the past six years. "newsweek's" editor-in-chief says it's a difficult moment for all of us. your newsstand will never be the same. >> wow. there goes another one. >> and the ipad version just isn't the same,
in 2007 new york city theft of apple products has nearly tripled reaching 13,782 in just the first nine months of this year. >> just about every major city across the country has the same exact crime dynamic. those gadgets are valuable and help drive crime. >> here's what police are worried about. a week before the release of the bigger, better iphone 5, the thefts of iphones ground to a near halt and the analysts believe the thieves stopped stealing the old phones until they could start stealing the new iphone 5. >> the sales are very robust as far as iphone 5s are concerned. so, yeah, we have to anticipate that. >> across the country police are expecting a surge in theft. >> as a new product comes out that becomes the item du jour. >> even if the victims deactivate the phones the phones can be re-activated with a new sim card. what could phone carriers do to make it stop? >> we've been asking this for years. that's to disconnect the phone. make it a useless piece of junk if it's stolen. >> why? after years of requests could the phone carriers be resisting the option of permanently dis
to the space shuttle tomorrow? and she said yes. and why i want to go here is because it's my first time to see one. [ applause ] >> reporter: city leaders and joint managers from the science center to walk arm in arm with the shuttle making her way to her final resting place after a 12-mile trek from l. a. x. through different neighborhoods in los angeles and edgablewood. >> we went through some pretty tough streets of los angeles. and everybody was just universally enthusiastic. >> reporter: enthusiastic despite arriving a half day late. >> time was not the critical factor, safety was. and with the huge crowds we have that slowed us down some. >> reporter: it's estimates one million people lined the route which has been compared to a slow moving parade. as i spoke to people who gathered along the streets, i saw the real gift. >> of the endeavour. the gift of inspiration. >> ever since i've heard about the final mission for the shuttle. i've -- been thinking ability being an astronaut when i grow up. >> reporter: even though endeavour took her time to get here she's inspired kids like madison
francisco transbay terminal tower received final approval yesterday. the building, which will stand at first and mission streets, will be the city's tallest building at 1,070 feet high. several groups have complained about the shadows the building will cast on public spaces and parks. >>> starting saturday, the new 669 area code will be introduced to santa clara county. only new phone numbers will carry the 669 code. for all calls, everyone in the region will have to dial one plus the area code before dialing a seven-digit number. >>> did you happen to catch the fireball that lit up the sky on wednesday night? the meteor man did and he is sharing his video with cbs 5. check it out. nasa researcher captured it on a network of computers and highly sensitive images. the meteor entered the atmosphere off the coast of monterey and made landfall somewhere in the north bay. >> all i'm hoping is that this trajectory, this orbit, will find a little remnant on the ground, a piece that somebody finds that we can trace back to where it may have come from in space. >> meteor hunters have been out in the
like ocean city that line new jersey's coast. when sandy came ashore she hit here first. tom and eileen feel lucky to be alive. >> lost our fingernails watching the news over the last couple of days and not to say we're not devastated. but what's important to us we still have our footprint here. >> reporter: their vacation house is gutted, swamped by the storm. all that remains is the bare framework of their home. >> we had a lot of, you know, good times here. going to be a lot of cleaning up. >> reporter: now barrier islands like ocean city run all up and down the new jersey coast. and they certainly are a great vacation spot but they also serve another purpose. when a big storm like sandy hits they cushion the blow for towns like summers point. norah and gayle. >> chip reid, thank you. we mentioned earlier that sandy could be one of the five most expense hurricanes in u.s. history. list focus on that now with our editor of cbs moneywatch. jack, the cost is just staggering, the devastation. how is this going to impact our larger economy? >> sure. early estimates are tough to get a hand
has been camped out in front of san jose city hall since sunday afternoon. it's the first overnight protest since the "occupy" movement was evicted last year. members say they will stay there until noon today. >>> president barack obama comes back to san francisco today for his final bay area appearance before next month's election. the president spending the night in southern california in l.a. after an appearance before a roomful of stars last night and he used their performances to make light of his own in last week's debate. here he is. >> they just perform flawlessly night after night, uhm, i can't always say the same. [ laughter ] >> the president was referring to singer's katy perry and jennifer hudson, who took the stage before him. >>> this morning president obama will visit the home of the farm labor leader cesar chavez being made a national monument. the president will arrive then at sfo around 1:40 in afternoon on air force one. he has a private fundraising dinner here in san francisco. then a public concert and rally at the bill graham civic auditorium. the president wi
starting between the city and the sheriff's department which says it would provide deputies if the city and police union can figure out a plan. that's one of the problems. oakland has no money for extra first right now. their salaries would be almost $160,000 at least one city council member saying that they could end up dipping into reserves. >>> oakland police hope they can solve a murder case from a year ago. charles butler was killed december 22, 2011, after bumping the fender of another car on the city's north side. the video shows two suspects arguing with butler, who is seen in a white hoodie here. investigators say the two men later followed butler and shot him a few blocks away. >> not only are they murderers, they are thieves. they stole my brother's future. he was on the way to doing good things. >> police hope witnesses will come forward. >>> police in pacifica have arrested a man in connection with a murder. officers were called to the home on dell road early yesterday morning after reports of a disturbance. that's where they found the body of 24-year-old keith cough coffee
with jim axelrod in new york city. >> reporter: the first thing we can report on this tuesday morning is that high tide has come here in battery park lower manhattan, and the water out there, the hudson river, new york harbor where it's mixing has not reached the wall has not come over. and that was a big concern here for emergency management officials as the next high tide after hurricane sandy had made landfall. the big concern was whether or not there would be another breach. there has not been this morning. as i say, good news. why? that water, having come over last night, record storm surge of nearly 14 feet. that is what caused the bulk of the problems in manhattan. there are about a quarter million people without power in manhattan. why? because that water came over the wall and got into electrical substations and power stations and knocked out service. so all of new york island south of 34th street is without power right now. the subway systems in new york are flooded out. they could take as much as a week to be back online. it could take as much as a wee
: today the golden state warrs plan to introduce the first drawings of their proposed >>> we could find out today if san francisco is one of the candidates and the city presents a formal plan to make a presentation to the nfl to be the host of super bowl 50. >>> today the warriors plan to present a proposed drawing of their arena in san francisco. the arena would be situated on the far outer edge of piers 30 and 32. the idea is to make the 135- foot tall arena appear smaller and create a sense of open space. >>> and the giants started off on the wrong foot last night in the national league championship series. they lost game 1 last night to the cardinals. game 2 will be tonight. >> reporter: unfortunately the san francisco giants didn't make it through game one but they did put up a good fight all the way to the last inning. unfortunately yesterday wasn't the day for bay area sports. >>> two runs on two pitches power the yardals to the 6-run lead but the giants rallied with four runs in the fourth inning with a key two-run triple in the fourth. they were making several nice catches but
ed lee and talk about his hopes for raising the city's athletic profile even more. >>> first up, virtual debate on youtube and its connection to the u.s. race for senate in california. ,, when i see that our schools are 47th in spending per student, i just can't accept that. our schools shouldn't be 47th in anything. ,, proposition 38 bypasses sacramento, and makes education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... >>> 11 minutes after 8:00. it is going to be a lovely day for anyone going to watch the giants game on the huge jumbotron. >> or the raiders game. >> it's in front of city hall. it will be a party for thousands of people and sun will be shining on them. >> it's going to be nice. i almost love the oakland raiders disclaimer. wait a minute, let's not forget the raiders. >> absolutely. >> airing here on cbs 5. >> absolutely. and is that going to be a beautiful day as
days after my first kemo. >>> and the friends that encouraged her flights. >> last week she flew from kansas city to indianapolis to celebrate five year anniversary of beating cancer. she says a tsa agent asked her to step aside. what happened next makes her sick to her stomach. >> i stand her with my arms in the air and somebody is feeling my chest and everybody is looking at me wondering what does this woman have on her chest? >> she says she told the agent she had silicone implants from surgery and chemotherapy left her breast with 20 inches of scar tissue. she never asked if she wanted a private pat down or too tender to be touched. she was caught off guard and forgot to ask. >> i was dumb struck. i stood there. >> those moments made her feel violated. >> i was just so shocked i was numb. and as the days went by i got angry. i don't want this to happen to me again and to another woman either. >> we took her concerns straight to the tsa. spokes person tells us despite advances in technology, a physical pat down is still necessary in some cases. we work to make our screening -- lev
ago. >>> a 24-hour long "occupy" san jose rally has been camped out in front of city hall and continues this morning. it's the first overnight protest since they were evicted last year. members say them stay until noon today. >>> the search is on for a killer of a woman in contra costa county. susie ko was found dead in her hercules home after she failed to pick her husband up at oakland airport. police believe she was killed friday night by someone who stole her car a blue southbound row. ko was a former teacher well thought of by many. her son thinks someone may have been watching the house. >> she felt very comfortable being here and working and doing the landscaping. i can only imagine somebody noticing that pattern and wanting to take advantage of that. >> the victim's children are using social media to help police in the investigation. so far they have 140,000 followers on facebook. >>> a grisly discovery in east oakland. miss say a decomposing body wrapped in cloth was found last night inside a car near intersection of richie and olive next to a rec center in the ea
terminal tower received final approval yesterday. the building, which will be at first and mission, will be the city's tallest building at 1,075 feet high. several groups have complained about the shadows the building will cast on public spaces and parks. >>> starting on saturday, the new 669 area code will be introduced down in santa clara county. only new phone numbers will carry the new area code of 669. for all calls everyone in the region will now have to dial 1 plus the area code before dialing a 7-digit number. >>> 5:11. tracking a terrorist. the new details on the man who planned to bomb the federal reserve bank. plus... >> and from presidential candidates to stand-up comics. how the two men found some common ground by making some people laugh last night. good stuff. >> and this is no movie stunt here. the store clerk's amazing acrobatics to escape a masked man. [ female announcer ] now deliciousness can happen at almost anytime. thanks to new jif chocolate flavored hazelnut spread. ♪ now anytime of the day can be delicious time. ♪ choosy moms choose jif. ♪ ♪ use fr
yesterday. the building, which will be at first and mission, will be the city's tallest building at 1,075 feet high. several groups have complained about the shadows the building will cast on public spaces and parks. >>> $20 billion in value gone in minutes. that's what happened at google when a third quarter earnings were released mistakenly hours before the market opened yesterday. the stock's value dropped 9% in minutes. it finishing down about 8%. in premarket trading stocks were flat. after of the closing bell yesterday, microsoft reported lower profits and revenue ahead of its windows 8 launch. >>> you pick the clo shea i'm sure it will stick -- cliche, i'm sure it will stick. the giants' bats are up against the wall after the lopsided loss in game 4 of the national league championship series last night. dennis o'donnell has highlights and reaction from last night's tough loss. >>> reporter: good morning from st. louis. it's going to be do or die for the giants tonight because last evening, tim lincecum gave up two runs in the 1st and was chased in the 5th inning. matt holliday
. >>> the giants are getting ready to wing their way to the motor city after winning the first two games of the world series here in san francisco. madison bumgarner held the tigers to two hits over 7 innings. brandon crawford drove in the only run the giants needed a double play ball but the bases were loaded. he doesn't get an rbi. but that was your game winner right there. giants lead the series two games to none. game 3 set to go saturday night. >>> exciting stuff. 6:57 right now. let's go out one more time to the oakland zoo where lawrence, did you get a pumpkin? >> how about this? we have an alligator. they used to be really simple but now you have all these great shapes that they cut these pumpkins. but it's going to be boo at the zoo. the weather will be fantastic too. a little chilly in spots. 40s an 50s out the door but by the afternoon, high pressure bringing lots of sunshine today and some very comfortable weather. 60s and some 70s. and looks like even hotter weather over the weekend. maybe some rain as we medical toward halloween. that's the latest. back to you. >>> thanks,
a statement until the nfl makes one. we're expected to know what cities are being thought of by tomorrow. >> today the golden date warriors plan to introduce the first drawings of their arena in san francisco. we don't know what they will look for but sources tell us they will be situated on the far outer edge of piers 30 and 32. the idea is to make the arena appear smaller and create a sense of open space. >> the giants lost first in the to the red and against last night to the cardinals. >> here's the 1-2. takes second and that -- >> giants still behind 6, this before finally getting on the floor. game 2 on the bay again with the 5:00 start and you can still get standing room only tickets. they'll cost you about $90. games 3, 4, and 5 are all on the road in st. louis beginning on wednesday. >>> well, the presidential candidates hunker down for a final day of preparations before tomorrow's second debate. this as a new poll shows the race is tight. >> plus a girl shot by the taliban is getting medical help in london. the shooting is sparking protest and prayer all around the world. >> a
in santa rosa, almost half inch in redwood city, lesser amounts elsewhere. not a bad start to the rainy season as this was the first significant storm system of the season. the game tonight, there's a chance we could see scattered showers. in fact, let's roll forward to 5 or 6:00. you can see the system off the coast dry to begin the game but then here comes game time there's a chance that the game goes on, we could see some rainfall during the game. i don't think it will postpone the game but there would delays. i hope it's not too long. that will keep us staying up late. back to you. >> to track the rain for yourself go, to cbssf.com to get the latest live doppler radar. >>> a torture epitomizes the 2010 season, 2012 defined by the giants resiliance. four days ago they were a game away from finishing the season and now they need one game to go to the world series. cbs 5 reporter cate caugiran reports. >> reporter: there's a lot of hype around this game. the giants said it's sold out. your best bet is to go to online resalers. in a few hours, the team will be back on the field prepping
a big rally outside city hall ahead of the first post-season home game of the year. the as trailing the tigers though 2-0. best-of-five series. as host kara tsuboi outside the coliseum with more ahead of the big game. we have two words for you, kara. we believe. >> reporter: exactly, frank. you have to believe in this team. that's sort of been the mantra all season long. looking back to spring training, who would have thought this group of guys would have made it this far? except for johnny gomes who always believed in the oakland as. the rest of us are like, who is this cast of characters? we lost all our big names. can this group win 60 games, 70 games? and look what they have pulled off. it's been pretty incredible all season long. so yeah, if any team is going to come back from an 0-2 deficit in the american league division series it has to be your oakland as. >> so there is a game tonight at home. do you think that's going to give the as a home field advantage? >> reporter: you know, the way that the play-offs structure is scheduled this year with two games on the road and thre
here since the first presidential debate. >> and this halloween why a bay area city is cancelling a popular community tradition. ,,,,,, at the guaranteed's lowest price.attresses plus, pay no interest for 3 years on the best brand-name mattress sets. get your best rest ever from sleep train. ♪ your ticket to a better night's sleep ♪ "1 >> your realtime captioner: linda marie macdonald. >>> now at 6:30, mitt romney has been slicing into president obama's lead in california ever since the first presidential debate. that's just one of the findings of our exclusive eyewitness news poll and there are dueling tax initiatives for education on the november ballot. one of them just tipped to the negative. cbs 5 political reporter grace lee with the numbers. >> reporter: allen, let's start with what propositions 30 and 38 have in common. they both raise billions of dollars for education through taxes but where that money goes is a source of contention between the two camps. and it is starting to get a little nasty in the tv ad war. >> let's see how two measures measure up. >> reporter:
was first manufactured and marketed in baltimore. today the city's museum of industry has an exhibit dedicated to ouija history. >> this is a collection of ouija paraphernalia. >> reporter: catherine duncan is the collection's manager. >> no one knows that the ouija was from baltimore. >> reporter: this is a bit of hometown pride. >> yes. we're a weird town. >> reporter: pictures reveal its place in pop culture. >> it was considered a parlor game, a party game. >> reporter: norman rockwell's cover of the saturday evening post from may, 1920, depicted the ouija as a gateway to more than just another world. >> they're on a date more than likely. it looks like he's trying to take advantage of her more than he should be. >> reporter: legend has it the board picked its own name spelling out o-u-i-j-a. and now a bit of living history. stewart fold and kathy fold are descendents of william fold who owned and ran the company that popularized the ouija. >> i've always said to people, it's just a game. that's how my father felt about it. >> if these things were truly the doorway of the devil,
here, either, the message being sent to people shopping in one bay area city. >>> and we will tell you where to steer clear of the traffic messes, coming up. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, news that manufacturing grer the first time in four montn it's a . >>> stocks are starting the 4th quarter on a big rally that manufacturing grew for the first month in the last four. the dow is up 91 points and some change. a good sign there. macy's says they plan to hire 80,000 workers for the holidays. the department store chain which also owns bloomingdales says the extra workers are needed for store operations and call centers and shipping centers for online orders. last month toys"r"us and pensacola also announce they had are adding -- coals announced they are -- kohl's announced they are adding half a million workers nationwide. >>> honda says one fire on the honda accord has been reported. the hose need to be replaced in a recall. anyone who thinks a they may have a leak, take your car to a dealer. >>> well, the carmageddon 2 was not so bad in los angeles. >> construction on interstate 405 finished hour
million people to the city by the bay. the play-off game will be here. the a's first play-off game in six years. >> in the case of both teams, the issue was pitching. not the bay area teams, but the opposing pitchers. and boy, the giants, all that buildup, seemably all the planets aligned. play-off opener. first of all, look at this, flashing a little leather here. but first, the long ball. away and gone. matt cain, roughed up. but brandon phillips, buster posey. the giants made it a 3-1 game. they were down 5-2. two on. and posey, well, you might say they stole this one. a final of 5-3. game 2 coming up tomorrow. >>> as for the a's, they were in detroit. coco crisp, first leadoff. a's led 1-0, had the big momentum until justin verlander said, ah, just sit down. how about eleven strikeouts? a's batters struck out 14 times, although with a 3-1, they could have tied it off right here. brandon moss... it's cut in the deepest part of the park. a's lose that game. final of 3-1. game 2 will be at 9 a.m. >>> come on back a little bit later on and we'll have expanded highlights, and from the l
's planning commission approved some plans for the city's tallest building. and what would be the tallest building on the west coast. thursday's decision gives the green light for the new 61- story transbay terminal tower. it will stand at first and mission streets reach 1,070 feet high. that's more than 200 feet taller than the transamerica building. >> wow. >>> it's a whole new commute for thousands of bay area workers. >> yup. they are part of a new generation of employees who are being driven to and from work on corporate buses. cbs 5's mike sugerman reports. >>> reporter: mass transit isn't always public transit. every day hundreds of huge bus transport a mass of people from san francisco to the silicon valley. workplaces like google, yahoo and the like. but they certainly aren't public. >> companies themselves are a little cagey about where those routes are. it can be a contentious issue. >> reporter: eric sees these big buses all over the city and like the rest of us knew nothing about them except that they seemed rather plush and efficient, very much unlike public transit. >> it's
. >>> the biggest skyscraper on the west coast is going to be built in san francisco. city planners approved construction and funding for the new 61 story transbay terminal tower. it will be built at first and mission streets. and when it's done, it will stand at 1,070 feet. now, that's 200 feet taller than the transamerica building. planners actually lowered the height of the building a bit to please neighbors concerned about the size and increased traffic. >>> it sounds a little like a horror movie from the 1950s. an invasive species in the northern bay area nicknamed the blob... as cbs 5 reporter john ramos explains, from point reyes the slimy invader is being used to try and tip the balance in the fight over a commercial oyster bed. >> reporter: the point reyes seashore is a place of solitude and wind spent beauty but the inlet is a battle ground and in the crosshairs is the drakes bay oyster company. >> it's an ideal shellfish growing area with the best water quality of any estuary in the state. >> reporter: oysters have been farmed here for 70 years but the national park service wants
to mark the win. chestnut street in the city was another place fans gathered to cheer on the giants. hundreds of people gathered there for a peaceful but loud celebration. >> and for good reason. and for the first time, giants had to come from behind last night for the victory. they were tied up in the 10th. ryan was on second. after he singled and marco delivering a two out hit. gave giants a 4-3 lead. that was your game winner. and surgio took care of the tigers 1, 2, 3 in the bottom of the 10th. winning 4 games to 3. >> couldn't be prouder of these guys. to be world champions and two out of the last three years, it's amazing. >> and then the champaign. the giants will fly out of detroit in about three hours. i don't think they went to bed. they arrive at san francisco at 3:00 this afternoon. i'm sure there will be a few people waiting there. and the celebration will continue through wednesday where san francisco holds a parade. start at market street and wind its way to civic center plaza. for all things giants we have you covered including championship and world series gear. hea
to call home too. >> first of all, we wanted a livable area, not like a warehouse. >> reporter: for the last ten years he's worked with city planners to design the perfect place. thanks to state bond money and a federal grant, his vision is now a reality, a brand-new veterans home in fresno, if first in the central valley -- the first in the central valley. we got a tour. >> we have a barber shop and a general store. we have a clinic also. and a kitchen. >> reporter: a virtual village of 240,000 square feet with 300 single rooms, private bathrooms, and a landscaped outdoor space, just like waters dreamed of. >> we even have a little putting area, little areas where you can go out and sit on benches around trees. that's my no. 1 medal, a purple heart. >> reporter: a decorated world war ii veteran, for him, it's a dream come true. >> i'm reaching 90 and who knows what's going to happen in the near future. >> reporter: he signed up to move into the new facility. but right now, he can't, even though there's plenty of room. in fact, you'll notice no one is living here at all. >> we
tuned. we'll monitor that crowd that's going to arrive here at city hall and bring you the latest as it develops. reporting live at oakland city hall, joe vazquez, cbs 5. >>> campaign 2012 the presidential candidates cramming for their first face- off. the outcome of tomorrow's debate this denver could help decide the election. but cbs 5 political reporter grace lee says neither side wants to set the bar too high. >> reporter: the first of the three presidential debates is considered by most pundits to be the most important because it really sets the tone. and for once, both the president and the republican nominee actually agree on something. they are both trying to lower expectations. the stage is being set at the university of denver. the focus for the presidential candidates tomorrow evening will be on domestic policies with a heavy emphasis on the economy. both sides are already spinning. >> while president obama's people are saying, hey, i have had no chance to prepare anything, mitt romney's people are saying, hey, president obama is the best debater ever and i have never b
25 miles an hour but san francisco says they are the type of city that can take on a lot of events at one time and want to be part of that. >>> today the golden state warriors could introduce the first drawings of their proposed arena in san francisco. we don't know what they will look like but sources say it would be situated on the outer edge of piers 31 and 32. the idea is to make the arena appear smaller and create a sense of open space. >>> tough start for the giants last night, losing to the cardinals. >> reporter: we do know that the giants put up a good fight last night. unfortunately it wasn't the day for bay area sports. cardinals took a six-run lead but the giants charged back with four in the bottom of the fourth. that was the only time so far the giants scored more than one run in an inning in their three postseason games so far. despite the comeback, they couldn't keep the momentum, losing game one 6-4 to the cardinals. giants fans say they will be back. >> that's okay. we're going to come back tomorrow. look at cincinnati. >> same stuff that got us through the last s
' homecoming but first it is shaking up to be one of the most destructive storms in modern history. hurricane sandy is slamming the coast. 60million people are in the path. >> from atlantic city new jersey, paul diano is tracking sandy. >> she is on land right now. that is the update. we've had a land falling hurricane in new jersey for the first time in more than two rations. let's get the satellite loop. the storm is unprecedented. there is rain from maine to south carolina. that is how big the storm is. close to the center of the storm, these are the
of "occupy" san jose camped out in front of the city hall since sunday afternoon. it is the first overnight protest since the "occupy" movement was evicted last year. members say they are going to stay there until noon today. >>> president barack obama comes back to san francisco today for his final bay area appearance before next month's election. the president spent the night in los angeles after an appearance before a roomful of stars last night. he used their performances to make light of his own in last week's debate. >> they just perform flawlessly night after night. i can't always say the same. >> he was referring to singers who took the stage before him. >>> this morning, president obama will visit ke. ne near bakersfield where the home of farm labor leader cesar chavez is being made a national monument. the president will arrive at sfo about 1:40 this afternoon. he has a private fundraising dinner in san francisco then a public concert and rally at bill graham civic auditorium. the president had spend the night in san francisco. >>> republican presidential candidate mitt romney wil
was first reported early friday morning at a restaurant on west portal avenue and spread to neighboring buildings. >>> the city of mountain view is blocking a new chik-fil-a restaurant. last night the city council voted 4-2 to block the project. two different groups had filed objections. one cited the fast food chain's support of antigay rights groups another more car- oriented development. >>> that mother accused of using her 10-year-old daughter to steal grocery confesses and apologizes in court. investigators say 38-year-old marcy keelin and her daughter were trying to steal from a safeway in morgan hill and when she was caught she abandoned her daughter and drove off. in court yesterday she said, quote, i was just so scared. if convicted she could face up to three years in jail. keelin did not enter a plea but will be back in court next month. >>> the giants are now in st. louis where they will play game 3 through five of the national league championship series. cbs 5 reporter anne makovec joins us live with more on how the team is looking forward to today's game. >> reporter: i'm h
want to go with public transit. now, we know that the first pitch is 5:07 tonight. pre-game activities start at 1:30 this afternoon. and the city says they have everything in place to accommodate the thousands of fans that are coming into our city. the vallejo baylink ferry will have a dedicated ferry for each game. each ferry holds 300 and no overflow. the san francisco municipal transportation agency, they are going to have eight additional shuttles going to and from the park. bart will also have additional trains and staff on hand to help people who aren't quite sure how to get around. so basically, mayor ed lee is reassuring san francisco, we're ready. >>> we're having to go about our work in a very time constrained way to make sure that everybody who comes here whether it's through the airport or muni and public transportation all are taken care of. >> reporter: now, i just checked up on each and every one of those additional transportation services that will be offering more ways for people to get around. they say there are ways to pre- buy tickets and you want to plan ahead. you
. former vice president gore suggesting the altitude in the mile-high city was partly to blame. well, we should note that polls showed most americans thought that gore won his first debate with george w. bush. we know how that turned out. >>> meanwhile, mitt romney offered a new take on his infamous 47% comment. he initially said those remarks were not elegantly stated. well, tonight he now called them, quote, just completely wrong. mr. romney was asked what he would have said if the president had brought up the 47% during last night's debate. >>> flooding, wind, landslides, those are just a few of the words that come to mind when we hear the phrase el nino, as we head into what likely will be another el nino winter, our meteorologist paul deanno dig some digging and found that not all el ninos are created equal. >> they are not. all signs are pointing towards the first el nino we have had since 2009, many of those winters packed with way too much rainfall, but sometimes, sometimes they are the exact opposite. the strongest el nino on record brought some of the worst weather the bay area
in a number of dyfferent cities in the key swing states b30 people, and they react second by second, using dials. in and in almost every biden's style scores did better than ryans and yet when you startlet discussion the first thing they said is, "why was he interrupting? why was he seeming to go overboard? he was passionate but he went too far." >> at the risk of interrupting, you know, what strikes me about this with romney, for example, is we're not about to pick the head of a yacht club. we're electing a president, right. so in terms of substance, you have a presidential candidate who has a secret plan. he's going to cut taxes 20% across the board, $5 trillion, but won't tell us how he'll pay for it. to me, this is insulting to the american people. and this is not, in my mind, a theater performance, bob. i mean, we are sitting here-- we're going to talk polls and strategy and debate performance, but this is th isn't show business. this is about leadership and who will lead this country in the next century. >> allow me one point on this, though, which is that if you can't cooperate in a
school. for them. for all of us. nba's regular season started tonight in the same city it ended in >>> warriors begin their new season tomorrow in phoenix. the nba's regular campaign started tonight in miami. heat raising their championship banner. lebron gets his first title ring. miami hosted boston. second quarter. lebron for thally oop. their new possession. new heat guard ray allen. he had 19 off the bench. heat the winners. >>> how about the new look lakers with steve nash, kobe bryant and dwight howard. later in the first quarter, pau gasol to howard. the mavs foiled l.a.'s garden party. mavs win 99-91. >>> braden has decided to become a free agent rather than go to the minor leagues. a's outfielder reddick won a gold glove today. since oakland outfielder since duane murphy in 1985. >>> i have in my hand the tuesday night top five. ray allen saying hello to his former team the celtics. kevin garnett. garnett wasn't interested in saying hello at all. >>> number four in soccer a header you're supposed to hit the ball accident not your teammate. >>> defender goes 40 yards. i
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